Patrons

The IFP Patron Program helps sustain IFP’s year-round programming and support our growing network of independent storytellers. IFP Patrons receive a wide range of exclusive benefits as well as deep insight and involvement within the rich programming we produce including IFP Week, the IFP Labs, the Gotham Awards, and much more.

For more information or to join the program, please email Steven Pfeiffer at spfeiffer@ifp.org

Debut:$1,000 gift

  • IFP Individual Level Membership for one year
  • Invitations to IFP and Media Center Screenings and Events throughout the year (Including screenings of Gotham Award-nominated films, preview screenings from iconic directors, IFP Program Alumni screenings, and more)
  • Accreditation for one (1) to IFP Week
  • Invitation to the IFP Labs Showcase Screening at IFP Week
  • Recognition in the IFP Week Catalogue and on the IFP website
  • Print subscription to FILMMAKER Magazine

Emerging:$2,500 gift

  • IFP Individual Level Membership for one year
  • Invitations to IFP and Media Center Screenings and Events throughout the year (Including screenings of Gotham Award-nominated films, preview screenings from iconic directors, IFP Program Alumni screenings, and more)
  • Invitation to VIP-only appreciation cocktail reception with IFP’s Executive Director, FILMMAKER Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, IFP Board Members and
    other VIPs and special guests from IFP’s network
  • Accreditation for one (1) to IFP Week
  • Admission to all Screen Forward Conference panels
  • Invitation to the IFP Labs Showcase Screening at IFP Week
  • Invitation to the IFP Week Opening Night Reception
  • Opportunity to purchase additional discounted passes for the Screen Forward Conference or IFP Week
  • Recognition in the IFP Week Catalogue and on the IFP website
  • Print subscription to FILMMAKER Magazine

Breakthrough:$5,000 gift

  • IFP Individual Level Membership for one year
  • Invitations to IFP and Media Center Screenings and Events throughout the year (Including screenings of Gotham Award-nominated films, preview screenings from iconic directors, IFP Program Alumni screenings, and more)
  • Invitation to VIP-only appreciation cocktail reception with IFP’s Executive Director, FILMMAKER Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, IFP Board Members and other VIPs and special guests from IFP’s network
  • Opportunity to host an event in the IFP Media Center Theater and Lounge (catering costs not included)
  • One (1) ticket to the IFP Gotham Awards Ceremony and Cocktail Reception
  • Invitation for one (1) to the IFP Gotham Awards After Party (if applicable)
  • Reserved seating at all IFP Gotham Awards screenings
  • Accreditation for one (1) to IFP Week
  • Admission to all Screen Forward Conference panels
  • Invitation to the IFP Labs Showcase Screening at IFP Week
  • Invitation to the IFP Week Opening Night Reception
  • Invitations to IFP Week VIP-only events
  • Opportunity to purchase additional discounted passes for the Screen Forward Conference or IFP Week
  • Recognition in the IFP Week Catalogue and on the IFP website
  • Print subscription to FILMMAKER Magazine

Showcase:$10,000 gift

  • Two (2) IFP Individual Level Memberships for one year
  • Invitations to IFP and Media Center Screenings and Events throughout the year (Including screenings of Gotham Award-nominated films, preview screenings from iconic directors, IFP Program Alumni screenings, and more)
  • Invitation to VIP-only appreciation cocktail reception with IFP’s Executive Director, FILMMAKER Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, IFP Board Members and other VIPs and special guests from IFP’s network
  • Opportunity to host an event in the IFP Media Center Theater and Lounge (catering costs not included)
  • Name a seat at the IFP Media Center Theater
  • Two (2) tickets to the IFP Gotham Awards Ceremony and Cocktail Reception
  • Early access to purchase a Gotham Awards table
  • Invitations for two (2) to the IFP Gotham Awards After Party (if applicable)
  • Reserved seating for two (2) at all IFP Gotham Awards screenings
  • Accreditation for two (2) to IFP Week
  • Admission for two (2) to all Screen Forward Conference panels
  • Invitation to the IFP Labs Showcase Screening at IFP Week
  • Invitation to the IFP Week Opening Night Reception
  • Invitations to IFP Week VIP-only events
  • Opportunity to purchase additional discounted passes for the Screen Forward Conference or IFP Week
  • Recognition in the IFP Gotham Awards Program Book
  • Recognition in the IFP Week Catalogue and on the IFP website
  • Print subscription to FILMMAKER Magazine

Presentation:$25,000 gift

  • Four (4) IFP Individual Level Memberships for one year
  • Invitations to IFP and Media Center Screenings and Events throughout the year (Including screenings of Gotham Award-nominated films, preview screenings from iconic directors, IFP Program Alumni screenings, and more)
  • Invitation to VIP-only appreciation cocktail reception with IFP’s Executive Director, FILMMAKER Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, IFP Board Members and other VIPs and special guests from IFP’s network
  • Opportunity to host an event in the IFP Media Center Theater and Lounge (catering costs not included)
  • Name a seat at the IFP Media Center Theater
  • Four (4) tickets to the IFP Gotham Awards Ceremony and Cocktail Reception
  • Early access to purchase a Gotham Awards table
  • Invitations for four (4) to the IFP Gotham Awards After Party (if applicable)
  • Reserved seating for four (4) at all IFP Gotham Awards screenings
  • Accreditation for four (4) to IFP Week
  • Admission for four (4) to all Screen Forward Conference panels
  • Invitation to the IFP Labs Showcase Screening at IFP Week
  • Invitation to the IFP Week Opening Night Reception
  • Invitations to IFP Week VIP-only events
  • Opportunity to purchase additional discounted passes for the Screen Forward Conference or IFP Week
  • Full-page, four-color ad in FILMMAKER Magazine’s Gotham Awards Issue
  • Recognition in the IFP Gotham Awards Program Book
  • Recognition in the IFP Week Catalogue and on the IFP website
  • Print subscription to FILMMAKER Magazine

Marquee:$50,000 gift

  • Five (5) IFP Individual Level Memberships for one year
  • Invitations to IFP and Media Center Screenings and Events throughout the year (Including screenings of Gotham Award-nominated films, preview screenings from iconic directors, IFP Program Alumni screenings, and more)
  • Invitations to VIP Events throughout the year
  • Invitation to VIP-only appreciation cocktail reception with IFP’s Executive Director, FILMMAKER Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, IFP Board Members and other VIPs and special guests from IFP’s network
  • Opportunity to host an event in the IFP Media Center Theater and Lounge (catering costs not included)
  • Name two (2) seats at the IFP Media Center Theater
  • Exclusive VIP Dinner with private screening/event
  • Patron Level Table for ten (10) guests at IFP Gotham Awards Ceremony, which includes admission to Cocktail Reception
  • Invitations for five (5) to the IFP Gotham Awards After Party (if applicable)
  • Reserved seating for five (5) at all IFP Gotham Awards screenings
  • Accreditation for five (5) to IFP Week
  • Admission for five (5) to all Screen Forward Conference panels
  • On-screen recognition at the Screen Forward Conference
  • Sponsorship of an IFP Week Reception or Special Event
  • Invitation to the IFP Labs Showcase Screening at IFP Week
  • Invitation to the IFP Week Opening Night Reception
  • Invitations to IFP Week VIP-only events
  • Opportunity to purchase additional discounted passes for the Screen Forward Conference or IFP Week
  • Full-page, four-color ad in FILMMAKER Magazine’s Gotham Awards Issue
  • Recognition in the IFP Gotham Awards Program Book
  • Recognition in the IFP Week Catalogue and on the IFP website
  • Print subscription to FILMMAKER Magazine

Icon:$100,000 gift

  • Six (6) IFP Individual Level Memberships for one year
  • Invitations to IFP and Media Center Screenings and Events throughout the year (Including screenings of Gotham Award-nominated films, preview screenings from iconic directors, IFP Program Alumni screenings, and more)
  • Invitations to VIP Events throughout the year
  • Invitation to VIP-only appreciation cocktail reception with IFP’s Executive Director, FILMMAKER Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, IFP Board Members and other VIPs and special guests from IFP’s network
  • Opportunity to host an event in the IFP Media Center Theater and Lounge (catering costs not included)
  • Name two (2) seats at the IFP Media Center Theater
  • Exclusive VIP Dinner with private screening/event
  • Donor’s Name featured at the IFP Media Center Entrance
  • Opportunity to create bespoke program in collaboration with IFP at the IFP Media Center
  • VIP Level Table for ten (10) guests at  IFP Gotham Awards Ceremony, which includes admission to Cocktail Reception
  • On-screen recognition at the IFP Gotham Awards Ceremony
  • Invitations for six (6) to the IFP Gotham Awards After Party (if applicable)
  • Reserved seating for six (6) at all IFP Gotham Awards screenings
  • Accreditation for six (6) to IFP Week
  • Admission for six (6) to all Screen Forward Conference panels
  • On-screen recognition at the Screen Forward Conference
  • Sponsorship of an IFP Week Reception or Special Event
  • Invitation to the IFP Labs Showcase Screening at IFP Week
  • Invitation to the IFP Week Opening Night Reception
  • Invitations to IFP Week VIP-only events
  • Opportunity to purchase additional discounted passes for the Screen Forward Conference or IFP Week
  • Full-page, four-color ad in FILMMAKER Magazine’s Gotham Awards Issue
  • Recognition in the IFP Gotham Awards Program Book
  • Recognition in the IFP Week Catalogue and on the IFP website
  • Print subscription to FILMMAKER Magazine